Mr. Moore's connection with the mining industry began over thirty years ago while working summers in the Dickinson Mine in Red Lake Ontario during university. Following graduation, Mr. Moore worked as a stockbroker beginning in 1968 and then as the economic development director in Kirkland Lake, Ontario, starting in 1975. He returned to the mining industry in 1981 as Executive Vice President of International Corona in Vancouver, B.C. where he worked with David Bell in the early stages of the development of Ontario's prolific Hemlo gold deposits. He then launched a career as an independent consultant to the mining industry. His expertise now includes organizing, restructuring, promoting and negotiating complex acquisitions and joint ventures for junior and senior mining companies, based in North America and in Europe. Mr. Moore is a director and officer of several other public companies, including Rupert Resources and Kermode Resources.